BLOOMINGTON, Ind.-- Select athletes on the No. 14 Indiana womens and No. 21 Indiana mens (April 15 Trackwire) track and field teams will compete at the Mt. Sac Relays April 17-19 in Walnut, Calif. Senior All-Americans Rose Richmond (long jump), Danielle Carruthers (100m hurdles) and Rachelle Boone (100m and 200 m), sophomore All-Americans Aarik Wilson (long jump, triple jump) and John Jefferson (mile), junior Lauren Chesnut and mens distance runners Chris Powers, Sean Jefferson, Stephen Haas, Chad Andrews, Nathan Purcell, Bart Phariss and Eric Redman will make the trip west.
Through the first three weeks of the outdoor season, 13 Indiana mens athletes and 10 Hoosier womens athletes have qualified for the NCAA Mideast Championships May 30-31 in Columbus, Ohio. Multiple event qualifiers include Aarik Wilson (long jump and triple jump), Mike Minton (shot put and discus), Rose Richmond (4x100 relay, long jump), Rachelle Boone (4x100 relay, 100m) and Danielle Carruthers (4x100 relay, 100m hurdles)have each qualified in more than one event.